how to pronounce hospitable


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hospitable is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of hospitable in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… is not hospitable to any kind of like …”

meanings of hospitable


  1. Favorable.
  2. Receptive and open-minded.
  3. Cordial and generous towards guests.
  4. Favorable for life; livable; suitable for life.

hospitable frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hospitable occurs in english on average 0.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics hospitable can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that hospitable can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to hospitable


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